Stories from the field2017-07-20T16:51:46+00:00

Conservation Turned to Relief Efforts

Relentless heavy rains this week caused massive flooding throughout much of western Cambodia. The village of Chi Phat, which Wildlife Alliance helps support through a community-based ecotourism program, was completely submerged in water, affecting [...]

Combating Wildlife Trafficking

Through our Combating Wildlife Trafficking grant program, we have supported some of the continuing activities of the Wildlife Alliance's Wildlife Rapid Rescue Team, such as helping the Cambodian government to institutionalize a national wildlife crime [...]

Training workshop on Law Enforcement and Building Cases of Natural Resources offenses in Koh Kong

The opening ceremony for the training workshop on law enforcement and building cases of natural resources offenses in Koh Kong. The meeting was attended by Deputy Governor of Koh Kong province, Deputy Director General [...]

Cost of Cambodia’s carbon credits must be raised: study finds

A new study has found that increasing the cost of carbon credits is required to make tropical forest conservation a viable alternative to the spread of rubber plantations in Cambodia. Researchers [...]

H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism visits Stung Areng community based eco-tourism (CBET)

An inter-ministerial delegation led by H.E. Dr. Thong Khon, Minister of Tourism accompanied by Ms. Suwanna Gauntlett, CEO of Wildlife Alliance, and Koh Kong provincial authorities visited the new Stung Areng community based eco-tourism [...]

Wildlife Alliance CEO attends opening of Kranhoung Conservation Center

Ms. Suwanna Gauntlett attended the opening of the Kranhoung Conservation Center in Kampong Cham province. This center was initiated by H.E. Yim Chhayly, Deputy Prime Minister in charge of Chairman of the Council for [...]